Shelburn gas leaked contained

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SHELBURN, Ind — Some Shelburn esidents were evacuated from their homes for around 20 minutes Thursday.

Officials from Ohio Valley Gas Company worked quickly to seal a damaged underground gas line, near SR 48 and Division Road (Pennsylvania St.) in Shelburn.

A construction crew had struck the gas line around 3:39 p.m. Officials had temporarily closed SR 48 and US 41 near Shelburn.

The evacuation was called off by 4 p.m.

Crews remain in the area sizing up necessary repairs. Both SR 48 and US 41 have been reopened at this time.

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